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Table of Contents

Machine generated contents note: PART ONE
NAPOLEON I AND THE FIRST EMPIRE
CHAPTER 1: ROOTS: MARTINIQUE AND CORSICA
CHAPTER 2: PARENTS
CHAPTER 3: BIRTH (1808)
CHAPTER 4: EARLY CHILDHOOD (1808-15)
PART TWO
THE PATH TO POWER
CHAPTER 5: GROWING UP IN EXILE (1815-29)
CHAPTER 6: THE CALL TO DESTINY (1830-32)
CHAPTER 7: PREPARING THE RESPONSE (1832-6)
CHAPTER 8: STRASBOURG (1836)
CHAPTER 9: FAREWELL TO ARENENBERG (1837-8)
CHAPTER 10: A NEW LIFE IN LONDON (1838-40)
CHAPTER 11: BOULOGNE - NOT SUCH A FIASCO (1840)
APTER 12: 'PERPETUAL IMPRISONMENT' (1840-46)
CHAPTER 13: THE GREAT ESCAPE (1846)
CHAPTER 14: ENTER MISS HOWARD (1846-8)
PART THREE
POWER AT LAST
CHAPTER 15: RETURN TO FRANCE (1848)
CHAPTER 16: PRINCE-PRESIDENT (1848-52)
CHAPTER 17: COUP D'ETAT AND ALMOST
EMPEROR (1851-2)
PART FOUR
THE SECOND EMPIRE
CHAPTER 18: CHOOSING AN EMPRESS (1852-3)
CHAPTER 19: CONSOLIDATING HIS THRONE (1853-6)
CHAPTER 20: FULFILMENT (1856-60)
CHAPTER 21: MIARKING TIME (1860-65)
CHAPTER 22: THE TURN OF THE TIDE (1865)
CHAPTER 23: RUNNING ON BORROWED TIME (1865-70)
CHAPTER 24: THE BEGINNING OF THE END (1870)
CHAPTER 25: THE EMPIRE FALLS (1870)
PART FIVE
THE END
CHAPTER 26: GOING INTO EXILE (1870-71)
CHAPTER 27: THE LAST EXILE (1871-3)
CHAPTER 28: AN UNNECESSARY DEATH (1873)
EPILOGUE
BIBLIOGRAPHY AND OTHER SOURCES
INDEX.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 420-428) and index.

Genre
Biography.
Other Titles
Napoleon the third

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
944.07/092, B
Library of Congress
DC280 .B84 1999

The Physical Object

Format
Hardcover
Pagination
xxv, 438 p., [24] p. of plates
Number of pages
438
Dimensions
23.6 x 15.9 x 4.1 centimeters

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL3967067M
Internet Archive
napoleoniiilife00bres
ISBN 10
0786706600
LC Control Number
2001272947
OCLC/WorldCat
42885716
Goodreads
2512259
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